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Audio Books & The Internet

With the rise of the Internet, broadband technologies, new compressed audio formats like MP3 and portable media players, the popularity of audiobooks has increased significantly during the late 1990s and 2000s. Digital audiobooks were a significant new milestone as they allowed listeners freedom from physical media such as cassettes and CD-ROMs which required transportation through […]

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What Is An Audio Book?

An audio book is a recording of a text book being read. A reading of the complete text is noted as “unabridged”, while readings of a reduced version, or abridgement of the text are labeled as “abridged”. Spoken audio has been available in schools and public libraries and to a lesser extent in music shops […]

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